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Bus collides with house after being struck by truck

Update (Friday, Dec. 4, 2020): A 19-year-old man from Odessa has been charged in connection with the Saturday, Nov. 28, 2020 collision that caused a Kingston Transit bus to collide with a house in the city’s west end. The collision occurred at approximately 10:30 a.m. that day when a pickup

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Princess and Centennial Tim Hortons closed due to COVID-19 case

The Tim Hortons at Princess Street and Centennial Drive was temporarily closed due to an employee case of COVID-19, says Tim Hortons. The case has also now been confirmed by KFL&A Public Health. “We can confirm the Tim Hortons restaurant located at 2435 Princess Street, Kingston, Ontario temporarily closed on

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Man arrested after months of reported harassment

Kingston Police say they have arrested a local man after repeated incidents of harassment. Police say the female victim contacted them at 10:50 p.m. on Monday, Jul. 13 to report the suspect had been following her as she made her way to a friend’s house, downtown. The two had previously

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Update – Located: Kingston Police seek public assistance to locate missing female youth

Update (Thursday, May 7, 2020): According to Kingston Police, Bailey Lombard, 14, previously reported missing, has now been located safely. Kingston Police have released the above photos and are asking for public assistance in locating a missing female youth. Bailey Lombard, 14, was last seen on Sunday, May 3, 2020

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Local pair arrested after assaulting police, driving into a parked cruiser

Kingston Police responding to a call regarding a suspicious vehicle parked behind a west end business ended up in a tussle to gain control of a stolen vehicle. The incident began at approximately 9 a.m. on Wednesday, Jun. 26, 2019 when Kingston Police officers responded to the call. Prior to

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West end Jiffy Grill reopens for business

  It’s been less than a week since a driver accidentally drove into the front of the Jiffy Grill, but Mohamed Hussain and his staff are happy to announce they are open for business as usual. The west end Jiffy Grill location suffered damages to the front of the building

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City continues testing garlic-based tick and mosquito repellent

After beginning a trial last summer, the City of Kingston is continuing to test the effectiveness of a 100 per cent natural garlic-based product aimed at keeping mosquitos and ticks away from the dog park areas of Grass Creek Park and Rotary Park. The natural repellent is not harmful to

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Kingston Police charge impaired driver who drove off following collision

A Kingston man has been arrested and charged after he struck another vehicle and proceeded to continue driving in the west end of the city last night. The incident began when a witness noticed the accused man as he was stopped in his vehicle at the intersection of Taylor Kidd

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Impaired driver arrested and charged thanks to help from citizen

Kingston Police are crediting a concerned citizen for aiding them in catching an impaired driver who was driving erratically and dangerously. The witness contacted police at approximately 11:45 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 30, 2018, and reported that a vehicle travelling westbound on Johnson Street was crossing the middle of the

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Impaired driver cause of four-vehicle collision

A young man from Kingston who was driving under the influence of alcohol has been arrested and charged after his reckless driving led to a four-vehicle collision. The incident began at approximately 12:45 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 26, 2018, when the accused man was driving westbound on Princess Street. As

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